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    American or British? "s" vs "z"

    Good Morning. When does one spell words using "z" or "s" as in "finalisation" or "finalization"? My understanding is that one is of American origin and the other British.

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    Re: American or British? "s" vs "z"

    Check the following site for basic differences between Br and Am spelling:

    Spelling differences between British and American English

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    Amigo

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